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SBJ confirms 37 layoffs at KY3, KSPR

Details trickle out as former employees are asked to stay silent.

The owners of Tinga Tacos are targeting an Oct. 1 opening at the former Brick Slice House downtown.

A Florida hotel manager will succeed J.P. Roberts, the founding leader who left earlier this summer.

The 12-year-old rental business has a new formula for expanding across state lines.

Kraig Butrum takes over as the nonprofit’s chief development officer.

Businesspeople and protesters react to the reform proposal after the first of several planned stops.

Hundreds of workers yesterday bustled around the attraction preparing for Friday’s opening.

Eleven Springfield-area companies make the annual ranking of the fastest-growing U.S. private businesses.

Local colleges also report higher opening day enrollment figures.

Bass Pro Outdoor World LLC agreed to pay $10.5 million and update its policies to settle a discrimination lawsuit.

Dr. Alan Scarrow is not on the team, implemented after the firings of a dozen employees over safety concerns.

The Missouri State University Board of Governors yesterday approved two property purchases.

The Springfield hospital cites a lack of treating “patients and visitors with dignity and compassion, even in highly tense situations.”

The five-county MSA’s civilian labor force rises by 1.7 percent.

The governor visits Springfield ahead of the second-annual EmployAbility Summit.

Darla Morrison steps in to fill the position being left vacant by the retiring Sheila Maerz.

The jobless rate returns to its June level, but nonfarm payroll ranks improve.

Christopher Gates moved to Springfield to open Luxury Pools of the Ozarks LLC; Kansas City-based WellSpring School of Allied Health added a Springfield site; and Penny Swearingin opened Highland Design Studio.

The Missouri Job Center and Ozark Region Workforce Development Board are working with companies planning to hire over 2,730 people.

The Queen City’s small-town culture can bring challenges for area startups, too.

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